Mineral processing

Metnet Mineral processing infrastructure covers all unit operations for matter comminution and beneficiation, TRL 5-7. However, the pilot plants of Metnet have facilities that range from laboratory scale to industrial operating environment.

Characterisation

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DRX ERAMET On power PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Electron microscopy Elkem Zeiss Merlin Compact, FEG SEM elkem@metnet.eu
Electron microscopy Elkem Oxford Aztec, EDS elkem@metnet.eu
Electron microscopy ERAMET 4 WDS, 1 EDS PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Electron microscopy ERAMET 2 EDS, EBSD, Esprit, Multiscan PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Electron microscopy ERAMET 2 EDS, Esprit, Quemscan® PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
FTIR Elkem Varian 670 elkem@metnet.eu
Image analysis Elkem Image Pro Plus and ImageJ elkem@metnet.eu
Laser particle sizer ERAMET PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Macro photography Elkem Jenoptik Progres elkem@metnet.eu
Macro photography Elkem Nikon D300s elkem@metnet.eu
Optical microscopy ERAMET PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Optical microscopy Elkem Zeiss Axioplan 2 elkem@metnet.eu
Optical microscopy Elkem Leco 300 Metallograph elkem@metnet.eu
Optical microscopy Elkem Olympus BX51 IR elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation units Elkem Struers (manual) elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, grinding Elkem Struers Abraplan elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, polishing Elkem Struers Electro elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, polishing (automatic) Elkem Struers Tegrapol 31 elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, polishing (automatic) Elkem Struers Abrapol 20 elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, saw Elkem Struers labotom 3 elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, saw (precision) Elkem Struers Secotom 10 elkem@metnet.eu
Preparation, sputtering equipment Elkem For Au, Pt, C and Cr elkem@metnet.eu
Stereomicroscopy Elkem Zeiss Discovery Stereo elkem@metnet.eu
Stereomicroscopy Elkem Leitz elkem@metnet.eu
XRF (portable) Extracthive Olympus Vanta series PDF extracthive@metnet.eu

Comminution

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Agitated mill GTK Mintec 0.5 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Autogeneous mill BRGM 550 L PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Ball mill BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Ball mill GTK Mintec 6 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Ball mill with ceramic coating BRGM 200 L PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Ball, rod mill IMN 15 t/h imn@metnet.eu
Cone crusher GTK Mintec 10 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Gyratory crusher, Babitless BRGM 5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Gyratory crushers GTK Mintec 40 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Gyratory mill BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Gyratory mills Extracthive 10 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Hammer mill BRGM 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
High pressure roller mill GTK Mintec 3 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Horizontal mill GTK Mintec 0.5 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Horizontal Shaft Impactor GTK Mintec 5 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Impact crusher, Dragon BRGM 2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher BRGM 0.05 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher, Retch BB300 Elkem 0.4 t/h Website elkem@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher BRGM 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher ERAMET 1 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher, Kampen Elkem 7 t/h PDF elkem@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher, Pinette BRGM 10 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher, Dragon BRGM 10 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher IMN 2 t/h imn@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher GTK Mintec 40 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher Extracthive 50 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Jaw crusher Extracthive 80 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Lump mill GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Magnetic mill IMN 300 kg/h imn@metnet.eu
Pebble mill GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Rod mill BRGM 0.05 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Rod mill GTK Mintec 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Rod mill Extracthive 10 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Rod mill Extracthive 10 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Teethed-roll crusher ERAMET 2 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Roll crusher, Wedag BRGM 2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Roller crusher, Svedala Elkem 7 t/h PDF elkem@metnet.eu
Roller mill BRGM 0.2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Semi-autogenous grinding mill GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Shredder BRGM 1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Vertical agitated mill BRGM 0.3 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Vertical shaft impactor GTK Mintec 5 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Vibrating mill, Palla BRGM 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Vibrating screens GTK Mintec 40 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu

Classification

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Automatic cross sampler 1/100, D < 10 mm BRGM 1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
High efficiency air classifier GTK Mintec 0.25 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Cone classifiers GTK Mintec 1 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Screw classifier GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Cyclones ERAMET 10 t/h erametgroup@metnet.eu
Big-Bag divider ERAMET 1 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Pulp divider ERAMET 10 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Hydrocyclones GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Hydrocyclones IMN 0.9 t/h imn@metnet.eu
Sampling tower ERAMET 500 kg/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Deck screen, Algaier Elkem 0.4 t/h Website elkem@metnet.eu
Deck screen, Mogensen Elkem 3 t/h PDF elkem@metnet.eu
Double deck screen BRGM 3 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Double deck screen BRGM 5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Dry double deck screen BRGM 5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Dewatering screen ERAMET 1 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Screens ERAMET 1 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Screens ERAMET 2 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Screens GTK Mintec 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Screeners Extracthive 10 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Vibroscreen, Cason Elkem 0.4 t/h Website elkem@metnet.eu
Multi-deck vibrating screens IMN 0.1 t/h imn@metnet.eu
Scrubber + double trommel ERAMET 2 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Aerodynamic separator for ultrafine particles, Alpine BRGM 0.2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Aerodynamic separator, Pfeiffer BRGM 0.2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Vortair separator Elkem 0.5 t/h PDF elkem@metnet.eu
Sievers Extracthive 1 t/h PDF extracthive@metnet.eu
Sieving ERAMET 2 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Washing trommel BRGM 10 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu

Flotation

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Conditioning tank, stainless steel BRGM 200 L/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Flotation cell GTK Mintec 50 L, 300 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell GTK Mintec 150 L, 2000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell GTK Mintec 500 L, 4000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell GTK Mintec 500 L, 4000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell GTK Mintec 1500 L, 7000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell, coarse GTK Mintec 70 L, 1500 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation cell, WEMCO 60 L stainless steel BRGM 60 L, 50 L/h http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/BRGM_Catalogue_Mineral_Processing_Equipment.pdf brgm@metnet.eu
Flotation cell, WEMCO 2×60 L stainless steel BRGM 120 L, 100 L/h http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/BRGM_Catalogue_Mineral_Processing_Equipment.pdf brgm@metnet.eu
Flotation cell, WEMCO 3×60 L stainless steel BRGM 180 L, 200 L/h http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/BRGM_Catalogue_Mineral_Processing_Equipment.pdf brgm@metnet.eu
Flotation column GTK Mintec 220 L, 1000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation column, Microcel GTK Mintec 25 L + 180 L, 1000 L/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Flotation installation, continuous IMN 720 L/h imn@metnet.eu
Flotation machines, batch and continous IMN 1000 L, 5000 L/h imn@metnet.eu
Froth flotation ERAMET 40 L/h, 3×5 L PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Froth flotation ERAMET 80 L/h, 2×20 L http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Ore_benefeciation_ERAMET_Research.pdf erametgroup@metnet.eu
Froth flotation ERAMET 100 L/h, 2×25 L http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Ore_benefeciation_ERAMET_Research.pdf erametgroup@metnet.eu
Froth flotation ERAMET 150 L/h, 3×25 L http://metnet.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Ore_benefeciation_ERAMET_Research.pdf erametgroup@metnet.eu

Heavy media separation

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Drum dense media separator GTK Mintec wet, 1 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Dense media separator GTK Mintec wet, 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu

Electrostatic separation

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Electrostatic separator, Carpco BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu

Gravity separation

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Centrifugal separator GTK Mintec wet, 1 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Concentrating tables IMN from 1 mm imn@metnet.eu
Gravimetric centrifugal separator,
Mozley MGS-C900
BRGM wet, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Hindered bed settling separators GTK Mintec wet, 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Hydraulic jig GTK Mintec wet, 3 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Jig ERAMET wet, 0.5 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Jig bench test Krupp BRGM wet, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jig Schabaver BRGM wet, 0.2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Jig machine IMN 200 kg/h imn@metnet.eu
Pneumatic table ERAMET dry, 0.5 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Pneumatic table, Lenoir BRGM dry, 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Screw classifier BRGM wet, 15 m³/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Screw classifier BRGM wet, 75 m³/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Shaking table ERAMET wet, 0.07 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Shaking table, Wilfley BRGM wet, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Shaking tables GTK Mintec wet, 1 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Spirals, Carpco GTK Mintec wet, 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Spirals, Reichert GTK Mintec wet, 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Spirals BRGM wet, 3 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Spiral ERAMET wet, 4 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu

Magnetic separation

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Dry high and low gradient magnetic separator, Lenoir (1000 / 1300/ 7000 G) BRGM dry, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Dry magnetic separator BRGM dry, 0.2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
High gradient induced rotor magnetic separator BRGM dry, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
High gradient magnetic separator GTK Mintec wet, 0.02 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
High intensity magnetic drum separator Sime BRGM dry, 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
High Intensity magnetic separator GTK Mintec dry, 0.5 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
High-intensity magnetic pebble separator GTK Mintec dry, 1 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
Low intensity separator ERAMET 1 t/h PDF erametgroup@metnet.eu
Low-intensity magnetic separator GTK Mintec wet, 30 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
Magnetic overband BRGM dry, 1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Magnetic wet/dry separator IMN 1 t/h imn@metnet.eu
Multipolar magnetic separator BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Neodymium magnet belt separators GTK Mintec dry, 0.5 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
Vertical ring and pulsating high gradient magnetic separator GTK Mintec wet, 1.5 t/h PDF gtkgroup@metnet.eu
Wet high gradient magnetic separator BoxMag Rapid BRGM wet, 2 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu

Eddy current separation

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Eddy current separator, Goodsmith BRGM dry, 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu

Thickening and filtration

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Filter, CHIMENE CEA 60 L/h, max. load: 8 kg cea@metnet.eu
Filter, HERA CEA 80 L/h, max. load: 8.5 kg cea@metnet.eu
Filter, HERA CEA 10 kg/h cea@metnet.eu
Press filter BRGM 0.1 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Press filter BRGM 0.5 t/h PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Pressure filter GTK Mintec 3.2 m², 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Pressure filter GTK Mintec 12.7 m², 2 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Tailings pond area, water
circulation, automatic water
recovery
GTK Mintec 1.5 hectares gtk@metnet.eu
Thickener BRGM 20 m³ PDF brgm@metnet.eu
Thickener GTK Mintec 30 m³ + 125 m³, 7 m³/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
High rate thickener GTK Mintec 1 m³, 1 m³/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu
Lamella thickener GTK Mintec 15 m², 4 t/h PDF gtk@metnet.eu